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Fair 2009: 4-H & FFA Sale of Champs

(Aug 27, 2009)
Fair 2009: 4-H & FFA Sale of Champs
In a salute to hard work and perseverance, the winners of the 4-H and FFA animal events sell their prize-winning entries at the Iowa State Fair’s annual auction-style sale. 06:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: 4-H Grand Champion Steer

(Aug 26, 2009)
Fair 2009: 4-H Grand Champion Steer
The dream of many 4-H students who show beef cattle at the Iowa State Fair is to have their steer selected as Grand Champion in the Livestock Pavilion. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Dairy Goats

(Aug 26, 2009)
Fair 2009: Dairy Goats
Iowa has the third largest number of dairy goats in the country. It stands to reason then, that Iowa also has some of the best dairy goat farmers in the country. Meet The Schwennen family of Timberland Acres Dairy Farm in northeast Iowa. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: 4-H Swine

(Aug 21, 2009)
Fair 2009: 4-H Swine
Young people in 4-H were busy in the ring at the Swine barn. They put in a lot of work throughout the year to get here and we’re proud of them all. 04:30 Read More »

Fair 2009: Governor's Charity Steer Show

(Aug 21, 2009)
Fair 2009: Governor's Charity Steer Show
It’s the best of both worlds, competing and benefiting the families of seriously ill children. At the Livestock Pavilion, the Governor’s Charity Steer Show. 04:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: 4-H Sheep Judging

(Aug 21, 2009)
Fair 2009: 4-H Sheep Judging
4-H youth are in the Sheep Barn ring competing with their performance and market sheep. 04:30 Read More »

Fair 2009: FFA Parade of Champions

(Aug 19, 2009)
Fair 2009: FFA Parade of Champions
For young people in FFA, the Fair is a very special time, especially when they end up leading a winner at the Parade of Champions in the Livestock Pavilion. 04:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Dairy Cattle

(Aug 19, 2009)
Fair 2009: Dairy Cattle
Iowa’s dairy farmers have over 200,000 milk cows in production. See the best of the best at the dairy cattle show in the Livestock Pavilion. 04:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Fancy Poultry

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: Fancy Poultry
Raising poultry doesn’t seem that difficult, right? Well, it’s different with some birds. Jenny and Mike Linton of Sioux City win awards with some pretty “fancy” poultry that takes some "fancy" work. 04:49 Read More »

Fair 2009: Big Animals

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: Big Animals
After 39 years covering the Iowa State Fair, we’ve just run out of words for the next contest. We'll just say, it's BIG. 04:56 Read More »

Fair 2009: Cowgirl Queen

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: Cowgirl Queen
They’re stomping on the bleachers, and hooting and hollering at the Livestock Pavilion. The crowd’s encouraging the Cowgirl Queen contestants as they give the cowgirl salute. 04:24 Read More »

Fair 2009: FFA Market Swine

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: FFA Market Swine
In the Swine Barn, the young folks from FFA are working to make their animals look good for the judge. 03:58 Read More »

Fair 2008: Hog Calling Contest

(Aug 22, 2008)
Fair 2008: Hog Calling Contest
It's another favorite from Pioneer Hall, time to call the hogs. We don't know why pigs would respond to these sounds, but it's fun listening to humans make them. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2008: 4-H Grand Champion Steer

(Aug 21, 2008)
Fair 2008: 4-H Grand Champion Steer
At the Livestock Pavilion, it's the 4-H Grand Champion steer judging. This is not only a highlight for some 4-H competitors but for the Iowa livestock industry as well. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2008: Sheep Shearing Contest

(Aug 15, 2008)
Fair 2008: Sheep Shearing Contest
A lot of things may be automated these days. But at the Sheep Barn, it still takes a human being to shear a sheep. It also takes determination, strength and quickness. Contestants shear four sheep each. They're judged on the time it takes them... 04:00 Read More »
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